Drekwon Patterson: Police appeal after teenager driven at and chased before being stabbed to death

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A teenager who was stabbed to death in northwest London is believed to have first had a car driven at him and then been chased by four people before the fatal attack, police have said.

Sixteen-year-old Drekwon Patterson was found with stab injuries and given emergency treatment at a roadside before being taken to hospital on Thursday evening, but he died the following morning.

Scotland Yard have now released images of a car and a van they want to trace in relation to their investigation.

Met police appealing for info about a black Ford Mondeo, using registration number YR54 NHN – which was seen on CCTV driving away from a murder scene and found burnt out in Silver Jubilee Park, NW9 on Friday 19 February. Pic: Met police
Image:This black Ford Mondeo using registration number YR54 NHN was seen driving from the scene

A black Ford Mondeo using registration number YR54 NHN was seen driving from the scene in Preston Road, Brent, shortly after 11.30pm on Thursday.

It was later discovered burnt out.

Investigators believe it was the car used to drive towards Drekwon, who was from the Wembley area.

Police are also keen to trace the driver of a van seen on CCTV stopping briefly near the scene, and are appealing for them to come forward as a witness.

Source: Sky News